Currently On Display
|Date Made:||Early Shang Dynasty|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from A. W. Bahr, 1930|
Greenish white jade ring, xuanji, with three tangent notches. The edges have a dull, rounded, bevel except for the notches where the line of angle is sharply defined. It is a 'tie ring' used to hold the rope around presentation bales of silk.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Chinese Bronze and Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Jul 2001)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Chinese Jades: an Exhibition at the University Museum University of Pennsylvania (18 May 1978 - 30 Jul 1978)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Chinese Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Feb 1986 - Sep 1987)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Article] Lyons, Elizabeth. 1978. "Chinese Jades: The Role of Jade in Ancient China: An Introduction to a Special Exhibition at The University Museum". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 20. no. 3. pg. 4-20 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 10, Fig. 10||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Catalogue, Exhibition] 1978. Chinese Jades: An Exhibition at The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 5||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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